Butch backs McIlroy to win rescheduled Masters

2020-03-24 11:58

Butch Harmon would like to see the Masters rescheduled to later in the year, and has backed Rory McIlroy to complete golf's Grand Slam at Augusta should it go ahead.

Koepka, Rahm join McIlroy in ruling out joining Premier Golf League

2020-03-16 10:51

World No 2 Jon Rahm and No 3 Brooks Koepka have joined Rory McIlroy in ruling themselves out of joining the proposed Premier Golf League.

McIlroy chasing first back-to-back at Players Championship

2020-03-11 05:50

Rory McIlroy has his eye on a piece of PGA Tour history this week as he targets a successful defense of The Players Championship.

Honda Classic attracts several big guns ... but not Woods and McIlroy

2020-02-25 10:47

Honda Classic executive director Ken Kennerly says he understands why several big-name players are skipping this year's tournament.

McIlroy grabs 2-shot lead at WGC Mexico Championship

2020-02-21 06:24

Rory McIlroy started strong in his bid to complete his WGC trophy collection, firing a six-under par 65 on Thursday for a two-shot lead in the Mexico Championship.

McIlroy says no to Premier Golf League

2020-02-19 21:45

World number one Rory McIlroy has rejected the idea of playing in the proposed Premier Golf League, saying he was against the concept.

McIlroy, Scott, Kuchar share slim lead at Riviera

2020-02-16 07:38

Rory McIlroy fired a three-under par 68 on Saturday to join Matt Kuchar and Adam Scott in a three-way tie at the Genesis Invitational.

With No 1 in sight, McIlroy takes long view

2020-01-23 07:08

Rory McIlroy can regain golf's world number one ranking at Torrey Pines, but the Northern Ireland star says he'll just focus on his game.

McIlroy turns down spot in Saudi tournament

2019-12-10 09:01

Rory McIlroy confirmed he had turned down the chance to play in next month's European Tour event in Saudi Arabia.

McIlroy unperturbed by being out of Race to Dubai contention

2019-11-19 15:29

Rory McIlroy, a three-time winner of the Race to Dubai, says he is fine with the fact that he cannot become the European Tour's number one for a fourth time.


McIlroy: Masters in October would be 'pretty cool'

2020-03-19 12:55

While some feel the postponed Masters should not be rescheduled, Rory McIlroy believes holding it in the Autumn could be "pretty cool".

Worried McIlroy takes wait and see attitude as golf shuts down

2020-03-13 15:11

Rory McIlroy has backed the decision to cancel The Players Championship and all US PGA Tour events before the Masters due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Every eases to lead over McIlroy at Bay Hill

2020-03-06 06:30

Matt Every's affinity for the Arnold Palmer Invitational was on display again as the American fired seven birdies to take the lead.

3 talking points in golf this week

2020-02-24 14:05

Three talking points in golf after Patrick Reed and Viktor Hovland secured respective PGA Tour titles.

McIlroy feeling on top of the world in Mexico

2020-02-20 09:18

Rory McIlroy is hoping to convert his impressive recent form into a second successive World Golf Championships victory at the WGC-Mexico Championship.

Scott sails on, Woods woes, McIlroy goal: Golf talking points

2020-02-18 06:55

Adam Scott will be gunning for a hat-trick of wins, Rory McIlroy scents history but Tiger Woods takes a rest as the golf circuit heads down to Mexico.

McIlroy closes in on Kuchar, Woods lags at Riviera

2020-02-15 07:03

Rory McIlroy, making his first start as world number one since 2015, pulled within two strokes of 36-hole leader Matt Kuchar at the Genesis Invitational.

McIlroy to open 2020 at Torrey Pines

2020-01-06 22:08

World number two Rory McIlroy will play his first event of 2020 at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in California later this month.

Lorenzo-Vera pulls 1 shot clear of McIlroy in Dubai

2019-11-21 16:35

France's Mike Lorenzo-Vera took lead over four-time Major winner Rory McIlroy in the European Tour's season-ending DP World Tour Championship.

Father Time fuels McIlroy win at WGC-HSBC Champions

2019-11-03 12:46

Rory McIlroy said his recent return to top form was motivated by the realisation that at 30 he faces a ticking career clock, after he won the WGC-HSBC Champions event.

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